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Major Works

Major Works: Forthcoming Human Geography

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 14 forthcoming major works in the subject of Human Geography — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

Forthcoming Books

  1. International Librarianship

    Edited by Ravindra N. Sharma

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    The International Federation of Library Associations was founded as early as 1927, but in recent years serious academic and practical work on and around international librarianship has flourished as never before. Now, this new title from Routledge’s Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Planning Theory

    Edited by Ali Madanipour

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    This four-volume collection covers planning theory in conjunction with social, political, economic, and cultural theory. The set is organized both chronologically and thematically, beginning with the key trends in the nineteenth century but primarily concentrating on the subsequent periods, which...

    To Be Published June 5th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Mobilities

    Edited by Ole B. Jensen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    The world is on the move. This is a widespread understanding by many inhabitants of contemporary society across the Globe. But what does it actually mean? During over one decade the ‘mobilities turn’ within the social sciences have provided a new set of insights into the repercussions of mobilities...

    To Be Published June 5th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Integrated Urban Models Vol 1: Policy Analysis of Transportation and Land Use (RLE: The City)

    By S.H. Putman

    This book was first published in 1983....

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Local and Regional Development

    Edited by Andy Pike, Andres Rodriguez, John Tomaney

    Series: Critical Concepts in Geography

    Geographers (and other social scientists) working in local and regional development ultimately seek to understand how—and to what extent—local and regional policy can positively affect economic growth and progress. This area of research and study throws up difficult and challenging questions, such...

    To Be Published July 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Public Space

    Edited by Vikas Mehta

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    By closely examining its public spaces, we can decipher the social, cultural and political life of a city. Public space is the arena for individual and group expression; a forum for dialogue, debate, and contestation; a space for conviviality, leisure, performance, and display; a place...

    To Be Published July 13th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Healthy Cities

    Edited by Jason Corburn

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    While the fields of modern city planning and public health emerged together in the 19th century to address urban inequities and infectious diseases, they were largely disconnected for much of the 20th century. In the 21st century, planning and public health are reconnecting to address the new...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Environmental Assessment

    Edited by Thomas B. Fischer

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    This new four-volume collection from Routledge brings together the most important canonical and cutting-edge works in Environmental Assessment. International in scope, the materials gathered cover the background of Environmental Assessment and the different possible approaches. The...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Urbanization in China

    Edited by Margaret Crawford, Marco Cenzatti, Jiong Wu

    Series: Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Merriman: Space, 4-vol. set

    Edited by Peter Merriman

    Series: Critical Concepts in Geography

    While often eluding the attention of the everyman, ‘space’ has been a longstanding concern of geographers (and of great interest to scholars from many other parts of the academy). ‘Space’ has been variously treated as absolute, relative, and relational; as a container or backdrop; as a social,...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge